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  • His favourite word is east.

Liberal MP for Steveston—Richmond East (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 45% of the vote.

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #400 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #399 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #398 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #397 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted Yes on Vote #396 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Climate Change and Water and Soil Conservation Issues Dr. Gray and Mr. Rosser, thank you so much for attending and providing me and everyone here with a great deal of insight into issues that ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Climate Change and Water and Soil Conservation Issues Thank you Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank all the witnesses for appearing before us today. All of you touched on the need to expand production—we ...

Posted on Twitter November 6, 2017 Question Period Statement - Pacific Autism Family Network Hub in #RichmondBC https://t.co/PAZbse3jMs

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, on October 21, the health minister and I were invited to the Pacific Autism Family Network Hub in Richmond. Our tour of their facility ...

A month ago

Posted on Twitter October 24, 2017 Question Period Statement - Love Letter to Canada Exhibition https://t.co/YBpfsDNHvR

Spoke in the House on Love Letters to Canada Exhibit Mr. Speaker, on October 11, Trinity Western University in Richmond invited me to attend a student exhibit called Love Letters to Canada. This exhibit showcased the ...

Mentioned by Richmond News Feature: Richmond Hospital becomes passport mill Richmond is Canada's epicentre for a booming, unregulated birth tourism industry emerging from China. Wealthy Chinese nationals are showing up at .... said Liberal Steveston-Richmond East MP Joe Peschisolido. “You could be seeing the development of a ...

Mentioned by Richmond News Letter: Pressure applied to Richmond MP The recent thoughts of MP Joe Peschisolido on the ongoing issues surrounding unchecked port expansion require a tad more investigation before being blindly accepted as truth. Vancouver Fraser Port Authority is but one of the interested parties in this ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Mr. Chair, thank you. Chris, you talked earlier about the importance of economic return and profitability. One thing we've heard from past witnesses is the whole ...

Mentioned by Richmond News Port of Vancouver's mandate is a 'crock,' says MP Joe Peschisolido Steveston-Richmond East Member of Parliament Joe Peschisolido says he's prepared to take action on Port of Vancouver's alleged ambiguous governance structure and abdication of national economic and environmental objectives that has made bedfellows of ...

Posted on Twitter October 3, 2017 Question Period Statement regarding #YomKippur #Chabad of #Richmond https://t.co/PIMCZoyQ5P

Posted on Twitter September 18, 2017 - Question and Answer regarding the Oceans Protection Plan https://t.co/9fIpYOpbcn @MarcGarneau

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Madam Vanderkooy, I was intrigued by your numbers. Your argument seemed to be that it's not sustainable, not just in terms of health and environment but ...

Spoke in the House on Yom Kippur Mr. Speaker, at sunset on Friday, Jewish communities around the world gathered to observe the beginning of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. Yom Kippur is ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Mr. Chair, thank you very much. Professor Connell, you discussed the importance of agricultural land-use planning. As you know, in B.C. we have a land reserve. ...

Posted on Twitter May we learn from the sacrifice of Hussain and his stand against oppression

Posted on Twitter My thoughts go out to my Muslim friends commemorating these 10 days of #Muharram & commemoration of #Ashura

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Pegg, like Guelph, in Steveston—East Richmond we have a phenomenal food bank, in Richmond. The executive director, Alex Nixon, ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Mr. Chair, I think Mr. Barlow's right that as a Parliament we have to look at these tax changes, and as a Parliament we are doing ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Dan and Jim, both of you may know Bill Zylmans. He's a cattle farmer in my neck of the woods. He has a small operation in ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, we know Canadians care about our pristine coastline. Our government's oceans protection plan delivers on this issue. As the member of Parliament for Steveston—Richmond ...

Mentioned by Your Oil and Gas News (press release) Government of Canada invests $950000 in new carbon capture technology in Richmond, BC, laboratory On behalf of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, Member of Parliament Joe Peschisolido today announced that the Government of Canada is investing $950,000 in state-of-the-art technology that will help turn carbon emissions ...

Mentioned by Richmond News $1M invested in clean tech facility in Richmond A new, cutting-edge facility to test carbon capture and conversion technologies has opened in Richmond. Joe Peschisolido, MP for Steveston – Richmond East, announced a $950,000 federal investment for the Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada Invests $950000 in New Carbon Capture Technology in Richmond, BC, Laboratory On behalf of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, Member of Parliament Joe Peschisolido today announced that the Government of Canada is investing $950,000 in state-of-the-art technology that will help turn carbon emissions ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Coast Guard Mr. Speaker, the men and women of the Canadian Coast Guard work hard every day to ensure the safety of Canadians, mariners, and the marine environment. ...

Spoke in the House on Richmond Youth Honour Choir Mr. Speaker, I rise today to give a shout-out to the Richmond Youth Honour Choir, which represents some of the best young singers in British Columbia. ...

Spoke in the House on Japanese Community in Steveston Mr. Speaker, last month, through the efforts of Richmond's sister city of Wakayama, Japan, and people like Steveston's own Jim Kojima, one of the world's largest ...

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Mr. Speaker, before I begin my comments, I would like to note that I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Guelph. In ...